Category Archives: Updates

Gift for Peekskill Mayor, Andre Rainey!

By | January 23, 2019

Mayor of Peekskill, Andre Rainey, expressed interest in a couple of my photos. In particular, he liked the one I took looking west on Main Street that includes the new firehouse. I had an idea that I should offer one to him as a gift. He was all for it and graciously agreed to meet this past Saturday… Read More »

One Minute Clip That Says A Lot, NTV News Uganda

By | November 23, 2018

The once healthy, bubbly boy began to lose his strength. With that one, I have not bothered that much. I have no money and I’m also hypertensive. I resigned to my fate and told him to wait on the Lord. Then the others fell ill too. About 5 years ago Paul Kayonga’s wife, apparently tired, packed her bags… Read More »

Tim Rambling About Motivations

By | November 17, 2018

Part 1 Hi I’m Tim Gillen and I’m the founder of The Everett and Austin Project. That’s the names of my boys Everett and Austin. And they were born in 1994 and 1996 and both boys were diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) in 1997 when they were three years old and one year old. And all through… Read More »

Uganda Making Progress

By | November 16, 2018

How to Have a Big Ugandan Wedding! (BBC News) Ugandan Women Entrepreneurs Tell Their Story Plan International: Helping Young Ugandan Women Turn Their Lives Around

Is this what it is like in Uganda?

By | November 15, 2018

I did a search on Google last night to see if there are any videos showing what it’s like in Uganda. I didn’t have to look very long before I found a couple dramatic videos. These two videos are very eye-opening if you ask me. Maybe some of my new friends in Uganda could verify…and maybe post a… Read More »

Tim Gillen: A Father’s Perspective

By | November 15, 2018

I want to share my heart with you. I’ve been meaning to do so since I started this project a few weeks ago. My emotions are heavy though and I’m afraid I won’t be able to convey the truth and depth of them very well. Well in my weakness He is strong, right? (2 Cor 12:7-9) So I’ll… Read More »

Progress Update 4: Researching Celebrity Endorsements

By | November 10, 2018

I decided to start researching some celebrities to see who might be a good to reach out to to ask to endorse The Everett and Austin Project. Do you have any ideas for me? I’m open. The first one I decided to reach out to was the New York Yankees since they are my favorite team and Yankee… Read More »

Progress Update 3: A Partner to Go with Me

By | November 10, 2018

Last night my friend Sam Paul from India messaged me about the time I was forming a spiritual warfare group to help me pray for this project. Boom! A total message from God. A “God-incidence” if you will. Sam and I have been working together on some business projects for about a year now. Pretty soon after we… Read More »

Progress Update 2: Labor of Love from 2 of Everett and Austin’s Childhood Friends

By | November 10, 2018

In 2003, we moved from Texas to Minnesota. The boys were aged 8 and 6. The boys settled with their mom in the small town of Virginia in northern Minnesota and started attending a church in Embarrass, Minnesota. Two of the friends they grew up with at that church were the Laulunen brothers, Everett Rainier and Gabriel. Can… Read More »

Progress Update 1: Contact with Ms. Josephine Karungi in Kampala, Uganda

By | November 9, 2018

Last weekend I made contact with Ms. Josephine Karungi. We have had several chat conversations about how to work together to help Paul, and others like him. Josephine is the Head of News at NTV News Uganda. (see the live feed at the bottom of this update) Josephine said that when Paul heard the news from CoRSU hospital… Read More »